McDonnell F-15A Eagle - 05015-7

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McDonnell F-15A Eagle

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The description below is taken from the Airfix catalogue this kit was first seen in. There is also extra information underneath the main catalogues description including the changes to the name of this kit in the catalogues.

Airfix Catalogue description:

The Eagle is the US Air Force's latest air superiority combat fighter. Supersonic in a vertical climb it combines advanced radar and an array of the most modern missiles to make it one of the world's leading intercepters. The kit too is a leader including as it does, fine detail, optional weapons and two sets of operational markings. - Taken from the 15th edition catalogue (1978)

15th edition catalogue (1978), recorded without a model number. Below, 05015-7 is implied for 1978.

17th edition catalogue (1980), listed as McDonnell Douglas F-15A/B Eagle from McDonnell F-15A Eagle.

1985 edition catalogue, listed as F 15 Eagle from McDonnell Douglas F-15A/B Eagle.

1985 edition catalogue, listed as F15 Eagle from F 15 Eagle.

1987 edition catalogue, listed as McDonnell Douglas F-15 A/B Eagle from F15 Eagle.

1993 edition catalogue, listed as Mc Donnell Douglas F15 A/B Eagle from F15 Eagle.

1994 edition catalogue, listed as McDonnell-Douglas F-15 A/B Eagle from Mc Donnell Douglas F15 A/B Eagle.

1995 edition catalogue, listed as Mc Donnell Douglas F-15 A/B Eagle from McDonnell-Douglas F-15 A/B Eagle.

1997 edition catalogue, listed as McDonnell Douglas F-15A/B Eagle from Mc Donnell Douglas F-15 A/B Eagle.

Airfix Series (first appearance): 5
First Issued: 1978

Box art Artists
Information taken from: Airfix Collectors Club, Artist and Kit list - 6th Ed. Compiled by Jeremy Brook.
Artist on Box Type 6: Ken McDonough
Artist on Box Type 10: Gavin McLeod

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 05015-7
17th Edition (1980) Ref: 05015-7
1982 Edition Ref: 05015-7
1983 Edition Ref: 9 05015
1984 Edition Ref: 9 05015
1985 Edition Ref: 905015
1986 Edition Ref: 05015
1987 Edition Ref: 05015
1988 Edition Ref: 05015
1989 Edition Ref: 05015
1990 Edition Ref: 05015
1992 Edition Ref: 05015
1993 Edition Ref: 05015
1994 Edition Ref: 05015
1995 Edition Ref: 05015
1996 Edition Ref: 05015
1997 Edition Ref: 05015
1998 Edition Ref: 05015

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